Lions Defense Breaks RecordsKirk Cousins danced in the end zone after running for a go-ahead touchdown early in the fourth quarter and the Minnesota Vikings went on to celebrate the end of a disappointing season with a 37-35 win over the lowly Detroit Lions on Sunday.
NFL Week 10 NFC North Picks: Dalvin Cook 'Has Been Tremendous Since His Return,' Says SportsLine's Kenny WhiteWith the surging Vikings and the fading Bears, the NFC North playoff race bound to get tighter in the second half of the season.
Cook Runs Over LionsTwo months after releasing their all-time rusher, the Minnesota Vikings drafted Dalvin Cook.
NFL Week 4 NFC North Picks: 'Expect A Shootout,' Says CBS Minnesota's Norman Seawright On Lions-Saints MatchupIn Week 4 in the NFC North, the undefeated Bears and Packers look to keep their winning streaks alive, while the winless Vikings look to turn their season around.
Minnesota Vikings' Infection Control Officer Tests Positive For COVIDThe Vikings said they've tested all individuals who'd recently been in close contact with Eric Sugarman, who has begun his 15th season as the team's head athletic trainer.
Former Lion Zettel Back In the NFC NorthThe Minnesota Vikings agreed to contract terms Wednesday with wide receiver Tajaé Sharpe and defensive end Anthony Zettel, adding two fifth-year veterans at positions vacated by star players.
Blough Struggles In Second StartThe first three plays for David Blough and the Detroit Lions on Sunday were an ominous sign.
Vikings Defense Suffocates Lions 20-7Minnesota's long-dominant defense had been slipping for the past several weeks, a proud and seasoned group that needed to get its edge back.
Reeling Lions Take On The VikingsThe Minnesota Vikings brought back little to show from a trip to one of the toughest places to play in the NFL.
Lions Fans Vent, But Defense Can’t Stop VikingsThe fans in Detroit booed the officials during the opening coin toss, then again when the game's first flag was thrown.
Vikings-Lions PreviewMINNESOTA (4-2) at DETROIT (2-2-1)
Lions Welcome Quick Turnaround To Face VikingsThe Detroit Lions are thankful they have a short week to prepare to play Minnesota in a possibly pivotal NFC North matchup.
Vikings Overpower Lions 27-9There's still one more game to go, but the Lions are now assured of their first last-place finish since 2012 after a 27-9 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Vikings Fighting For Playoffs Against DetroitA season of ups and downs for the Minnesota Vikings comes down to this: beat Detroit and Chicago and they're in the playoffs.
Game Preview of Vikings-Lions SundayVikings can clinch spot in playoffs with win and losses by both Washington (at Tennessee) and Philadelphia (vs. Houston). Lions already eliminated from playoff hunt.